Molly J. Mitchell


Almanza, Blackburn, Dickie & Mitchell LLP, Partner, January 1, 2010 to Present
Akin & Almanza, Partner, February 1, 2005 to December 31, 2009
Akin & Almanza, Of Counsel, 2003 to January 31, 2005
Molly Mitchell, Attorney at Law, 1999 – 2003
Brown Carls & Mitchell, LLP, Partner, 1995 – 1999
Brown McCarroll & Oaks Hartline, Associate and Partner, 1990 – 1995
Hutcheson & Grundy (Houston), Associate, 1987 – 1990

Admitted to bar May 1987, Texas; also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas, and U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals


University of Texas at Austin – Doctor of Jurisprudence, December 1986;
University of Texas at Austin – Journalism with Honors, May 1983

Areas of Practice:

  • General Commercial and Land Title Litigation.
  • General Corporate Transactional Work.
  • Creditor Rights and Bankruptcy.
  • Homeowner Association Litigation.
  • Residential and Commercial Real Estate Litigation.
  • Mediation.


Former Board Member, Women’s Chamber of Commerce of Texas
Member, State Bar of Texas; American Bar Association; Travis County Bankruptcy Bar Association,
Texas Land Title Association and Association of Attorney Mediators
CASA volunteer

Speeches and Papers:

  • “The DTPA and Real Estate Transactions” (Austin Board of Realtors Seminar)
  • “Lost Profits” (1996 Damages in Commercial Litigation Seminar)
  • “Easements: An Overview and Update” (2001 and 2004 Title Company Underwriter Annual Conferences)
  • “The Creative Use of Alternative Dispute Resolution” (Speech Given to Various Civic Organizations)


Texas Real Estate Commission – Continuing Education Instructor